Rivertail Fort Lauderdale Seafood


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Rivertail, located on the Riverwalk in Downtown Fort Lauderdale, embodies the essence of chic yet casual waterfront dining. With a seafood-driven menu curated by five-time James Beard Award-nominated chef Jose Mendin, Rivertail’s dishes combine creativity and bold flavors to be the best seafood restaurant. Named “Best Restaurant Fort Lauderdale 2020” by Miami New Times, our vibrant neighborhood eatery offers both indoor and patio seating and is located just steps away from our sister concept, The Wharf Fort Lauderdale. Experience some of the best in Fort Lauderdale Seafood. We also offer delivery.

Rivertail is open Tuesday through Sunday for happy hour and dinner, and Saturday and Sunday for brunch. Make sure to check out Titos & Taquitos every Tuesday from 5 PM, and Shaken Not Stirred every Thursday from 7 PM to close. With this experience, Rivertail has become the best seafood restaurant in Fort Lauderdale.


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Global Seafood

Reel Food

Fusing cuisine from around the world, Rivertail offers a unique array of dishes, for those with seafood indulgence in mind. Boasting a menu carefully curated by 5 time James Beard-nominated Chef José Mendín, we offer dishes with every type of palate in mind.

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Chef José Mendín

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Chef José Mendín

Rivertail is the first Fort Lauderdale outpost of James Beard-nominated chef José Mendín, that features a seafood-driven dining experience focusing on providing guests a fun, upbeat atmosphere that is refined, yet approachable enough for families.

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If you’re looking for a space to host your next social event or business gathering, look no further. Rivertail has a private dining room that can accommodate up to 50 guests for a custom tailored dining experience.


Rivertail Private Dining Room